December 10, 2019
The Most Remote Places In Japan
Discover the most remote places in Japan, get off the beaten path experience unspoiled by tourism and a unique look into the hidden secrets of Japan.
October 8, 2019
The Old And Forgotten Town Tsuwano
Tsuwano (津和野) is remotely located in the Sanin mountains, largely forgotten now, it was an important hold for Kamei clan in medieval Japan.
August 19, 2019
Nokogiri Yama: A Fantastic Day Trip From Tokyo To Visit The Big Buddha.
Looking to get away from the city life of Tokyo? Visit Nokogiri-yama to find your inner calm near the Big Buddha, and beautiful hiking.
July 15, 2019
5 Incredible Castles In Japan To Visit
One of the most underrated features of Japan are the castles. Across the islands of Japan there are many castles that highlight Japan’s feudal past.
June 21, 2019
The Less Frequented Cities Of Japan You’ll Definitely Want To Visit
Japan isn’t a destination where it’s hard to find places to go. Everyone knows of the country’s biggest cities like Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka after all.
August 23, 2018
Visit Shirakawa Go With The Japan Rail Pass
Shirakawa-go (白川郷), a remote mountain village in the Japanese Alps. A UNESCO's World Heritage Site famous for traditionally thatched houses and old way of life.
August 12, 2018
Itinerary Tip: Koya San
Find true Zen among the hidden temple town located at the top of Mount Koya. Find out what to do at Koya-san and how to get there with the JR Pass.
July 5, 2018
Onomichi A Good Place To Daydream
Onomichi is a sleepy harbour town located on the mountain range along the Seto Inland Sea. A place often overlooked and a real hidden gem.
August 31, 2017
Visit Matsushima: One Of The Most Scenic Views In Japan.
The scenic islands of Matsushima located just off the coast east of Sendai and to the north of Tokyo. Learn what to do and how to get there.
October 5, 2021
Visit Kinosaki Onsen With The Japan Rail Pass
If you’ve ever wanted to experience a traditional Japanese onsen, then Kinosaki Onsen Resort Town near Kyoto is a must-visit destination.